Change Healthcare Cybersecurity Incident Updates

​​Change Healthcare, part of UnitedHealth Group, which also owns Optum, reported a cybersecurity incident on February 21, 2024, that has disrupted connectivity and healthcare operations nationwide. 

The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) has determined that there are no immediate direct impacts or high risks to the Department. However, we continue to monitor the impact of this outage on providers and patients.

​Actions providers may take:



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